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Criminal Behavior: A Systems Approach

Criminal Behavior: A Systems Approach
Author: Bruce A. Arrigo Ph.D.
ISBN 13: 9780131915213
ISBN 10: 131915215
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2006-01-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 340
List Price: $161.80

Criminal Behavior: A Systems Approach strikes a sensible, reader-friendly, and insightful balance between explaining crime and delinquency and interpreting human behavior. In this way, the emerging insights of criminal justice and the unique values of psychology are strategically brought to bear on what conduct society defines as criminal. Utilizing a “systems” approach, the book skillfully and methodically addresses relevant theories of criminal behavior, various types of violent and non-violent crimes and criminals and institutional and organizational responses to crime and criminal behavior. For careers in Criminology.